Website security and Websites hacks
When it comes website security and website hacks, you can count on 3 basic truths.
1. You’ve already had a website hack
2. You are going to experience a website hack
3. Your hacked already and don’t know it.
E-commerce website security concerns are at an all time high. Everyday there are website or email spam hacks, state-sponsored hacks, hacktivists, otherwise website security exploits. You can take protective steps to fortify your website security defenses in your website and your website hosting server plan.
There are no 110% sure-fire-ways to block or defeat a hacker; however you can make yourself less of target to hit.
Content management system websites such as Word Press, Joomla, Magento, Moodle, Drupal and others similar CMS systems has a list of things you can do to protect your website from hacks. These include; Security login challenges, protecting or hiding login pages and folders and strong password encryption. Even non-CMS websites suffer hacks via weak FTP credentials and SQL injections via website forms.
One of the strongest methods available today are ‘Cloud based firewall protection, detection and remediation service. A cloud based firewall prevents bad-actors from accessing your website hosting server, but if they do get through – they are detected and removed. Hackers are like digital predators, probing the landscape for weak, easy prey. And once they get in the door- they will keep coming back again and again until you take solid proactive steps to block their hacking efforts.